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u·ri·nal

 (yo͝or′ə-nəl)
n.
1.
a. A fixture, typically one attached upright to a wall, used by men for urinating.
b. A room or other place containing facilities for urinating.
2. A portable receptacle for urine.

[Middle English, chamber pot, from Old French, from Late Latin ūrīnāle, from neuter of ūrīnālis, pertaining to urine, from Latin ūrīna, urine; see urine.]

urinal

(jʊˈraɪnəl; ˈjʊərɪ-)
n
1. a sanitary fitting, esp one fixed to a wall, used by men for urination
2. a room containing urinals
3. any vessel for holding urine prior to its disposal

u•ri•nal

(ˈyʊər ə nl)

n.
1. a flushable wall fixture, as in a public lavatory, used by men for urinating.
2. a building or enclosure containing such fixtures.
3. a receptacle to receive the urine of a person with urinary incontinence or that of a bedridden person.
[1225–75; Middle English < Old French < Late Latin ūrīnāle, neuter of ūrīnalis of urine. See urine, -al2]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.urinal - a plumbing fixture (usually attached to the wall) used by men to urinateurinal - a plumbing fixture (usually attached to the wall) used by men to urinate
plumbing fixture - a fixture for the distribution and use of water in a building
Translations
pisoár
pisoaari
pissoarurinoar

urinal

[jʊəˈraɪnl] N (= building) → urinario m; (= vessel) → orinal m

urinal

[jʊˈraɪnəl] n (British)urinoir m

urinal

n (= room)Pissoir nt; (= vessel)Urinal nt; (for patient) → Urinflasche f

urinal

[jʊˈraɪnl] n (building) → vespasiano; (vessel) → orinale m

u·ri·nal

n. orinal, vasija en que se recoge la orina; pop. taza, bacin, pato.

urinal

n (hand-held) orinal m, pato (Amer)
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